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John Café

John Café, London silversmith working in the mid 18th century. Took his brother John Cafe as apprentice 1742. John died c.1767. Both William and John were known for their cast candlesticks.

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John Café

John Café, London silversmith working in the mid 18th century. Took his brother John Cafe as apprentice 1742. John died c.1767. Both William and John were known for their cast candlesticks.

  • 1751

    John Café

    9216 George II Antique Silver Tapersticks

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    A delightful pair of little antique silver taper sticks with stepped bases and shell corners. Cast silver. One with a hand engraved crest. Total weight 290 grams, 9.3 troy ounces. Height 12 cms. Base width 7.4 cm. Marked underneath in four corners with English silver hallmarks for London 1751. Maker John Cafe, known for his candlesticks. Sterling silver.

  • 1762

    John Café

    9334 George III Antique Silver Candlesticks

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    A good pair of antique sterling silver candle holders with shell corners and detachable sconces. Very attractive design and heavy cast silver. Each has a hand engraved crest to one corner of the base. Weight 1087 grams, 34.9 troy ounces. Height 25 cm. Base 11.3 x 11.3 cm. London 1762. Maker John Cafe.

  • 1750

    John Café

    9557 George II Silver Snuffer Tray

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    A good quality antique sterling silver snuffer stand of serpentine form and a flying scroll handle. Good plain design and heavy gauge silver with applied shell borders. To the centre is a hand engraved armorial. Weight 313 grams, 10 troy ounces. Length 20.5cm. Width 10.2cm. Height 5.3cm. London 1750. Maker John Cafe.

  • 1743

    John Café

    9956 George II Antique Silver Taperstick

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    A delightful little antique sterling silver taperstick of plain early design having a knopped stem and shaped stepped foot. Cast silver. Weight 125 grams, 4.6 troy ounces. Height 11.3cm. Base diameter 7.2cm. London 1743. Maker John Cafe. Sterling silver.

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